The table below looks at the statistics for the Report Writer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Report Writer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Report Writer
Rank 560 534 493
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 18 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.047% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.051% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 26
Average daily rate
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£300 £310 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £359 £255
% change year-on-year
-33.79% +40.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £23.65 £21.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46883 45043 41451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.47% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26911 23492
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1817 2004 2424
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Report Writer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Report Writer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Report Writer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Report Writer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Report Writer within the UK.

Report Writer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Report Writer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Report Writer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Report Writer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Report Writer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Report Writer within the UK.

Report Writer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Report Writer
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Report Writer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 18 £300 -3.22% 8
London 0 8 £313 +6.83% 2
City of London +12 3 £300 +3.44% 1
East of England +9 3 £225 - 1
West Midlands -1 2 £275 -30.59% 2
North West -1 2 £250 +16.27% 2
Manchester -1 2 £250 +16.27% 2
South East -23 2 £365 +16.80%
Yorkshire -9 1 - -
Hull - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Chiswick - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Exeter - - - - 1
South West - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Devon - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -

Report Writer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Report Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Report Writer in their job title.

1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 26 (60.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.28%) MS Office
8 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.95%) Finance
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
9 4 (9.30%) Oracle
9 4 (9.30%) Business Objects
9 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (6.98%) SAP
10 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
10 3 (6.98%) Cognos
10 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
10 3 (6.98%) Retail
11 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (4.65%) Freedom of Information
11 2 (4.65%) Degree
11 2 (4.65%) MDX
11 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (4.65%) ETL
11 2 (4.65%) CRM

Report Writer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Report Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Report Writer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.33%) Agresso
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
3 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.65%) QlikView
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
8 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (2.33%) MS Access
8 1 (2.33%) MySQL
8 1 (2.33%) OLAP
8 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) MDX
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
3 2 (4.65%) ETL
3 2 (4.65%) CRM
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
3 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.33%) Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Project Management
4 1 (2.33%) Refactoring
4 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Business Objects
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 3 (6.98%) Cognos
4 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.33%) Epicor
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £0000 - £1 per day + market rates
Posted: 16 days ago